White Collar & Criminal Law News

Flynn Says New FBI Notes Show Misconduct Led to Criminal Charge

July 10, 2020, 7:41 PM

Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn says new evidence shows the Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who interviewed him in 2017 didn’t think he was lying, but helped cook up a criminal case against him anyway.

The U.S. Justice Department this week handed over 14 new pages of documents that show misconduct by prosecutors who suppressed evidence that would have helped him, Flynn’s lawyer, Sidney Powell, said in a filing Friday with the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington.

Michael Flynn arrives at federal court in Washington, D.C. in 2018.
Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

“These documents establish that on January 25, 2017 -- the day after the agents ambushed him at the White...

To read the full article log in. To learn more about a subscription click here.